Nationally Competitive Awards

Nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships are awards that are funded by sources independent of the University of Kentucky including non-profit groups, government agencies, and companies. Criteria for scholarships vary but generally include academic performance, financial need, community affiliations, and unique elements important to the sponsoring organization.






Congratulations Esther Putman

Congratulations to Esther Putman who recieved both an Astronaut Scholarship and Brooke Owens Fellowship. Checkout the article on Esther below. 



Elise McConnell awarded the Academy of Urban School Leadership Teacher Residency

Congratulations Elise McConnell for being awarded the Academy of Urban School Leadership: Chicago Teacher Residency!

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Esias Bedingar named a recipient of the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award

Congratulations To Esias Bedingar, a Chellgren Fellow, on recently being awarded the Algernon Sydney Sullivan award. This award is presented to a person who exhibits a compassion for others and is...